Improving the competitiveness of the european multimedia industry on the worldwide market.
A new project to support european smes in the form of technical support, training offers and financial back-up with quick, easy and cost-effiective routes to innovative products including new microelectronics technologies.
Microsystems initiative to accelerate the growth and increase the market share of european industries in innovative products and systems that use key components based on micro-technologies, materials, tools and equipment.
Design, develop and test an innovative integrated system to neutralise mined areas. This system will enable the position and kind of mines used to be determined with a 99% accuracy rate.
A formulation process using novel microencapsulation + dry flow technology; r&d unit able to adjust the technology to various active ingredients; use of environmental sound ingredients; pilot plant for toll manufacturing.
The focus will be on both on eco-design and end-of-life management, particularly because of the legislative impact of the european commission's new directive (dg xi), which will probably come into force in 2003.
Collaborative industrial r&d programme dedicated to "software for software-intensive systems" that is being developed by the european information technology producers and users' industry to boost european competitiveness.
The objective of this strategic project is to apply new biotechnological tools and agronomic technologies to improve the european forestry sector.
This project deals with the creation and organisation of an internet portal which will offer products and services on cultural heritage concerning many european countries.
A new cooperative r & d programme to strengthen micro- electronics in europe as the enabling technology for the whole information society, thereby strongly contributing to the creation of higher added-value and more jobs.